Explore Lesson Behaviour at Northern Lights TSA


This is a sister programme to ‘Every Lesson Outstanding. It was written in response to ELO delegate feedback, requesting a staff development programme which specifically addresses how to ensure behaviour in classrooms allows for great learning. The aim is to move the focus from ‘teaching’ to ‘learning’, by supporting young people to develop better learning behaviours. No matter where we are in our career, there will be classes and individuals who pose a challenge… this programme aims to provide a toolkit of approaches to be tried and tested.

Session 1:

  • Reflection on current practive
  • Strengths and areas for development
  • A focus on individuals and classes taught

Session 2:

  • Explore behaviour scenarios and identify behaviour traits
  • Stretegies to reduce the impact of negative behaviours
  • Importance of “growth mindset” in the classroom

Session 3:

  • Consider strategies which promote effective learning dispositions in students